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Explain why the triangles are similar, then find the value of x.
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electrokid
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all three angles of the two triangles are identical. -> by angle-angle-angle test, they are similar
similar triangles maintain a constant side-to-side ratio
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@electrokid so is it SSS?
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no -AAA
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all three angles!!
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gotcha okay well i have to answers that use AA so could you help me figure out which one it is?
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yeah im sorry i still dont get it... i am not to good at this section my options are 10 1/2 and 4 2/3...how do I get it from there? im still confused
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if triangles are similar, their sides are in equal ratios
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so, \[{x\over8}={7\over12}\]
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okay thank you!